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Title
For ye topp or lid of a combe box[sic]; [...]
Collection

A treatise of japaning and varnishing: being a compleat discovery of those arts, with the best way of making all sorts of varnish ... together with above an hundred distinct patterns for japan-work ... engraven on 24 large copper-plates

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1688
Place: Oxford; London
Publisher: Printed for, and sold by the authors, George Parker, at Mr. Richard Woods House over against the Theater; By John Stalker, at the Golden-Ball in St. James's Market.
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection
Shelf locator: MNX+ (Stalker, J. Treatise of japaning and varnishing)
Topics
Japanning
Birds
Trees
Houses
Genres
Prints
Illustrations
Notes
Statement of responsibility: by George Parker and John Stalker
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 9269021
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13967368
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 91cd4860-c6bb-012f-d42b-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1688: Issued
  • 2021: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection, The New York Public Library. "For ye topp or lid of a combe box[sic]; [...]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1688. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2e3b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection, The New York Public Library. "For ye topp or lid of a combe box[sic]; [...]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 11, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2e3b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1688). For ye topp or lid of a combe box[sic]; [...] Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2e3b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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For ye topp or lid of a combe box[sic]; [...]